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Pre Fourth of July Fun

The kids and I headed up to Hoodsport before everyone else and on the way we hit up the zoo. The kids had a blast. It's so nice to be a bit less reliant on nap schedule - we can push Liam a bit longer and some days can even go without a nap. It had been a long time since we had gone to the zoo and the kids were so happy to be there.
Love this girl so much!

They had a lot of fun doing this slide together


A snail and a sea anemone 

Instead of crawling through the tunnel....I find my kids snuggling together...




The best picture I could get of the 2 of them together

This girl has the most infectious laugh

The next day, we headed up to staircase to get in a hike. Wasn't sure how long Liam would make it but he refused to go in the back pack and walked the entire thing. Success!


The hike was beautiful. With the kids the age they are, I feel like we actually get to enjoy the views. 




They made it!



Towards the end, we had to have a bit of a dance party to motivate ourselves to keep going.


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